As for Seattle and Vancouver, the two cities sit just 120 miles apart. Cars and buses must tangle with traffic and the border crossing. The existing Amtrak Cascades train is scenic but slow—over four hours along track owned by freight company BNSF, which makes it subject to delays when freight trains need to use the tracks—and infrequent at just two round trips per day. Flying is expensive and so short that travelers spend more time getting to and from the airport than they do in the air. … [Read more...] about Why Microsoft is getting behind a revolutionary plan for high-speed rail in the Pacific Northwest
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After news that Google revoked Huawei’s Android license broke; many assumed Huawei would build an OS based on AOSP, but that doesn’t seem feasible, which only adds credibility to the news that Huawei will launch its own operating system. And, while Huawei is still working with Google on a solution, existing Huawei users are likely to be allowed access to Android and Google Play services. … [Read more...] about Huawei reportedly working on an operating system that will support all Android apps
5. Maybe you have a PDF document you want to save as a JPG—or a WAV audio file you want to save as an MP3, a TIF image you want to save as a BMP, or almost any sort of file conversion imaginable. With the CloudConvert app connected to your Google account, any such process will always be a couple clicks away in that same Drive “Open with” menu. The service is free for up to 25 minutes of file converting a day and with a max file size of 1 GB; if you need more than that, you’ll have to purchase a one-time credit package or sign up for a subscription. … [Read more...] about 14 incredibly useful things you didn’t know Google Drive could do
While Google has already gained some traction in this segment this is largely top-down, IT innovation-led, aggregation with specialized service providers. With Just Dial, Google can accelerate its penetration at the ground level. A database of 19.8 million listings is a case in point. Secondly, access to tier 2/3 cities is another area to look at. Currently, Just Dial’s revenue share from tier-2/3 cities is 18.5-19 percent and share in campaign is 40-42 percent. … [Read more...] about For Google will Just Dial be a strategic fit?